Mon Activist Wins Asian Women’s Award

Lawi Weng/The Irrawady July 5 RANGOON — An ethnic Mon women’s rights activist, Khin Khin Kyu, has won the N-Peace Award, given by the multi-country N-Peace Network in recognition of her efforts to advance the rights of ethnic minority women in Burma. The N-Peace Award was given to five women’s rights activists on Friday by […] Continue reading →

Cease-fire only within Nagaland:CFMG

Dimapur, july 25: Reacting to the rejoinder from the NSCN(I-M), CFMG chairman Lt.Gen (Retd) N.K.Singh described it as unfounded, baseless and “unfortunate” that it alleged he was a “tool” of “vested interests”. Singh said he was guided by the mandate to monitor the implementation of the cease fire ground rules (CFGR) in letter and in […] Continue reading →

Naga Hoho concerned at Ukhrul situation

DIMAPUR, July 25: The Naga Hoho has expressed ‘deep concern’ at the promulgation of 144 CrPC and militarization of Ukhrul town.   “We are deeply concerned over the militarization of Ukhrul Town by deployment of huge Manipur Police Commandos and IRB and promulgation of 144 CrPC which has disturbed the peace and tranquility of the […] Continue reading →

NPMHR on Issues of Concern

In the spirit of dialogue and the desire to foster understanding, the Naga Peoples’ Movement for Human Rights (NPMHR) would like to share some of our present concerns, acknowledging that the Naga people are currently going through a crisis. The challenges have been created from within and without. Our collective inability to constructively address them […] Continue reading →

NSCN-IM investigating ADC member killing

DIMAPUR, july 24: The NSCN-IM has been concertedly investigating the murder of Ngalangzar Malue, the 60 years old member of Autonomous District Council (ADC) killed on July 12 in the Imphal-Ukhrul road. This was disclosed by NSCN-IM Cease Fire Monitoring Cell (CFMC) convenor Kraibo Chawang while addressing a press conference at his office here in Dimapur […] Continue reading →

Public stage dharna in Ukhrul

Ukhrul,July 24:In spite of the prohibitory order clamped in Ukhrul town, the Tangkhul social organisations staged a peaceful sit-in protest and imposed “public curfew” on Thursday to exert pressure on the government to meet their persisting demands on the prevailing situation post-July 12 incident. The townsmen clad in black-colour attires – as a mark of […] Continue reading →

NSCN (IM) questions CFMG Chairman Singh

Asserts that the Ceasefire agreement was “bilateral” and says one side alone cannot unilaterally drop clauses in the agreement. DIMAPUR, JULY 23 : The NSCN (IM) has responded to the Chairman of the Cease-Fire Monitoring Group (CFMG), Lt. Gen. (Retd) NK Singh, for the latter’s comment on the area of coverage of the Ceasefire between […] Continue reading →